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  Apple's High-Water Mark?
Subject:   Cellular phones
Date:   2006-03-28 07:37:24
From:   oddhs
"The Cell may bring new possibilities to cellular phones, a potentially large market for the chip."

Do you have any idea of the power requirements of the Cell chip? To set things in perspective: There's a good reason they use ARM chips and not Pentium 4 chips in cell phones.

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  • Cellular phones
    2006-03-29 11:50:10  AdrienLamothe [View]

    There has been talk of IBM offering different models of the Cell, with lower clock speeds for the PPE and reduced numbers of SPEs, that are tailored for particular environments.